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LOT - Polish Airlines / Polskie Linie Lotnicze
Ilyushin Il-62M
Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM)
Netherlands, August 30, 1986
SP-LBG (cn 3344942) On 9 May 1987 this Il-62 crashed near Warsaw-Okecie Airport as it attempted to return for a landing following an engine failure which started a fire and severed the elevator controls. Sadly all 183 persons on board were killed, making this Poland's worst ever air disaster.
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